01 May 2018

Six Underwater Adventures Found Only in the Keys

Visitors to the Florida Keys can snorkel or dive on the continental United States’ only contiguous living coral barrier reef — which makes the destination a paradise for underwater enthusiasts. The Keys tract is home to stunning coral formations and brilliantly hued tropical fish. 
01 May 2018

Four Cultural Celebrations to Experience Only in the Keys

While the Florida Keys & Key West are widely known for their vibrant natural beauty, easygoing atmosphere and year-round warmth, they also entice scores of visitors to enjoy cultural events that can be experienced only in the Keys. 
 
01 May 2018

Four ‘What a Dish’ Delights: Stone Crab, Pink Shrimp, Lionfish and Key Lime Pie

The indigenous cuisine of the 125-mile-long Florida Keys island chain is a rich melting pot of fresh boat-to-table seafood enhanced with the fresh tropical flavors of lime, coconut, mango and papaya. 
03 April 2018

Afro Roots Fest Heads to the Florida Keys for Multiple Events

The annual Afro Roots World Music Festival has celebrated the evolution of African culture by featuring some of the best performers from the Caribbean, the Americas and Africa during the last two decades. For the first time in its 20-year history, Afro Roots Fest is to travel to the Florida Keys for a variety of events from late April through early June.
02 April 2018

Restored Cheeca Lodge Reopens, Boosting Florida Keys Inventory

One of the Florida Keys’ iconic resorts has reopened, as the island chain continues unveiling fully refurbished accommodations more than six months after Hurricane Irma.
29 March 2018

Nick Sheahan Dolphin Rodeo Set for May 4-6 in Upper Keys

Heralding the start of the much-anticipated Florida Keys dolphin fishing season, the 11th annual Nick Sheahan Dolphin Rodeo is to test anglers’ skill Friday through Sunday, May 4-6, in Tavernier. 
28 March 2018

Five Waterfront Venues, Continuous Tunes Highlight Key Largo Original Music Fest May 17-20

An elite collection of musicians is to highlight the annual Key Largo Original Music Festival, featuring live knee-slapping and foot-tapping performances Thursday through Sunday, May 17-20.
22 March 2018

Celebrations Highlight Earth Day 2018 in the Florida Keys & Key West

Every day is full of natural wonders throughout the Florida Keys, known for their sweeping, scenic backdrops of earth, sea and sky.
13 March 2018

Sandman Wins Jimmy Johnson Billfish Championship in Key Largo

Team Sandman, led by Captain John Dudas of Miami, tallied 13 sailfish releases to take top honors at the two-day Billfish Championship, a main event of the Jimmy Johnson Fishing Championship Week that ended Saturday in the Florida Keys.
08 March 2018

Six Months After Irma, Florida Keys Tourism Rebounds

The island chain has been open to visitors since Oct. 1, 2017, just three weeks after Hurricane Irma passed through the area. Key Largo and Key West were least impacted by the storm